Greenwich observatory enlists global support

June 27, 1997

International players have joined the campaign to save the Royal Greenwich Observatory at Cambridge. Keiichi Kodaira, director general of the National Astronomical Observatory in Japan, said in a letter to Astronomer Royal Sir Martin Rees that the "closure of the RGO would mean a great loss not only for the UK, but for the world scientific community".

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